Who We Are

About Us

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is the voice of Canada’s Ukrainian community.  The Congress brings together under one umbrella all the national, provincial and local Ukrainian Canadian organizations. Together with its member organizations, the UCC has been leading, coordinating and representing the interests of one of Canada’s largest ethnic communities (1.2 million) since 1940 and instrumental in shaping Canada’s social, economic and political landscape.

Vision Statement

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strives to be a proactive, national, united and self-sustaining body that provides a high standard of leadership for the Ukrainian Canadian community.

Mission Statement

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) represents the Ukrainian Canadian community before the people and Government of Canada, promotes linkages with Ukraine and identifies and addresses the needs of the Ukrainian community in Canada to ensure its continued existence and development for the enhancement of Canada’s socio-cultural fabric.

 Three Pillars of our Work

  • Celebrating and Advancing our Ukrainian Canadian Identity
  • Growing our Community
  • Supporting Ukraine